Services - 282768-2019

18/06/2019    S115    Services - Contract notice - Open procedure 

United Kingdom-Nottinghamshire: Computer network services

2019/S 115-282768

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Nottinghamshire County Council
Postal address: County Hall, Loughborough Road Westbridgford
Town: Nottinghamshire
NUTS code: UK
Postal code: NG2 7QP
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Ms Leah Wright
E-mail: leah.wright@nottscc.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 1159773725

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.3)Communication
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert/Index?advertId=eb7a7f42-a18e-e911-80f8-005056b64545
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert/Index?advertId=eb7a7f42-a18e-e911-80f8-005056b64545
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Regional or local authority
I.5)Main activity
General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement
II.1.1)Title:

Wide Area Network (WAN) Framework

Reference number: DN410779
II.1.2)Main CPV code
72700000
II.1.3)Type of contract
Services
II.1.4)Short description:

Nottinghamshire County Council (NCC) is seeking to establish a single provider framework for the provision of Wide Area Networks enabling site-to-site and site-to-internet/cloud connectivity. The framework will be for use by Nottinghamshire County Council and other UK wide Public Sector Contracting Authorities. The framework is established for managed service of core network connectivity services supported by catalogue pricing that encourages innovation and progressive technologies to be adopted during the term of call-off contracts.

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 250 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
32000000
32400000
32430000
72315000
72700000
72720000
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UK
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Nottinghamshire County Council (NCC) is seeking to establish a single provider framework for the provision of Wide Area Networks enabling site-to-site and site-to-internet/cloud connectivity. The framework will be for use by Nottinghamshire County Council and other UK wide Public Sector Contracting Authorities. The framework is established for managed service of core network connectivity services supported by catalogue pricing that encourages innovation and progressive technologies to be adopted during the term of call-off contracts.

II.2.5)Award criteria
Criteria below
Quality criterion - Name: Quality / Weighting: 70
Price - Weighting: 30
II.2.6)Estimated value
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with a single operator
In the case of framework agreements, provide justification for any duration exceeding 4 years:

IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 29/07/2019
Local time: 18:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 29/07/2019
Local time: 18:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:

Any specific contracts awarded under this Framework Agreement will form a separate cal-off contract between the successful bidder and the Contracting Authority.

The value provided in Section II.1.5) is only an estimate. Nottinghamshire County Council can not guarantee to bidders the value of

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: Royal Courts of Justice
Postal address: The Strand
Town: London
Postal code: WC2A 2LL
Country: United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
14/06/2019